Hackensack University Medical Center, a 775-bed nonprofit teaching and research hospital located in Bergen County, NJ, and is the largest provider of inpatient and outpatient services in New Jersey. HUMC is listed as the number two hospital in New Jersey in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospital rankings. HUMC was the first hospital in New Jersey and second in the nation to become a Magnet® recognized hospital for nursing excellence.
Hackensack Meridian Health is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.
The Department of Internal Medicine at Hackensack University Medical Centeris seeking a Division Chief for Infectious Diseases. The Director will be expected to lead the Division in a manner that contributes to the successful mission of the Department of Medicine, Hackensack University Medical Center, the Hackensack Meridian Health System, and the Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine.
This position reports to the Chair of the Department of Medicine.
The Director will provide clinical, academic and administrative physician leadership for an expanding clinical-academic program. An ideal candidate would have academic accomplishments meriting the rank of Associate or Professor in the School of Medicine, have strong leadership experience, excellent clinical and teaching skills, and proven commitment to investigation.
The role will include expansion and specialization of clinical services; education and training program development and expansion across fellowship, residency and medical students from the new School of Medicine, and administrative roles within the Department, hospital, health system and medical school as well as the opportunity to collaborate with the basic research groups at the HMH Center for Discovery and Innovation.
BE/BC Internal Medicine'
Additional Salary Information: Open for Negotiation based on experience
Internal Number: DCID
About Hackensack Meridian Health
We have embarked on a journey to create one integrated network that has changed how health care is delivered in New Jersey. We are confident that Hackensack Meridian Health is poised to better meet the needs of our communities, benefiting both patients and the physicians who care for them.The new normal for health care delivery has clearly been established: We need to dramatically improve preventative care, get significantly better at caring for patients with chronic conditions, and learn to stay financially viable in a value-based environment.We believe Hackensack Meridian Health will achieve all of this through our streamlined, expanded network of clinically excellent care. Our combined organization will have 17 hospitals and more than 500 ambulatory care centers, fitness and wellness centers, home health services, rehab centers, and skilled nursing centers spanning from Bergen to Atlantic counties.We are excited to offer better care to more residents throughout New Jersey, and will use our collective strengths to ensure a health network dedicated to family and patient-centered care, world-class education, and tomorrow’s research. This is a very exciting time for our hospitals, our team members, and especially our patients.